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Cirque MeiCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 19 Direct from the People’s Republic of China, this ensemble of elite circus performers thrills the young and old alike with their amazing feats of agility, strength, and poise.
Tue. Oct 15 LaMontagne returns to the stage on his Just Passing Through acoustic tour.
The REACH Opening FestivalThe Kennedy Center
Thru Sep. 22 Two weeks of FREE performances & activities celebrating the expansion of The Kennedy Center campus called the REACH.
REMIX: The Future is FemaleSmithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thu. Sep 26 This happy hour event is all about music, art and women celebrating women.
NSO Pops: An Evening with MaxwellThe Kennedy Center
Sep. 18 – 20 The multi-Grammy® winner has artfully managed to transfix music lovers for more than two decades.
A Chorus LineSignature Theatre
Oct. 29, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020 This non-stop showcase with one of the largest casts in Signature history is the one singular sensation for the holiday season.
Tue. Sep 24 Grammy-winner Lucinda Williams performs the album Car Wheels On A Gravel Road in its entirety,
National Philharmonic: Eroica & BeethovenStrathmore
Sep. 21 – 22 “Eroica” Symphony is a groundbreaking work in Beethoven’s stylistic development, bringing together classical control and romantic exuberance.
Emmy BlotnickAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Nov 22 Emmy Blotnick is a rising star in the comedy world.
1 Henry IVFolger Theatre
Sep. 18 – Oct. 13 Honor is a two-edged sword.
David SedarisThe Kennedy Center
Tue. Oct 15 Award-winning humor writer and master of satire David Sedaris returns to the Kennedy Center.
Whose Live Anyway?Strathmore
Sat. Oct 12 An evening of hilarious improvised comedy and song based on audience suggestions
A Towering Task: The Story of the Peace CorpsNational Archives
Wed. Sep 25
Washington Performing Arts: Pink MartiniThe Kennedy Center
Sun. Oct 13
Broadway Center Stage: FootlooseThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 9 – 13
Rightfully Hers: American Women and the VoteNational Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021
NemrThe Kennedy Center
Sat. Oct 5
Washington Performing Arts: Melbourne SymphonyThe Kennedy Center
Wed. Oct 16
India.Arie: The Worthy TourStrathmore
Fri. Oct 11
Joe Chambers, M'BoomThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Oct 4
Kid Prince and PabloThe Kennedy Center
Oct. 19 – Nov. 3
LadamaCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Fri. Oct 4
Searching for Black Confederates: The Civil War’s Most Persistent MythNational Archives
Tue. Sep 24
The Four Italian TenorsCenter for the Arts at George Mason University
Sat. Oct 5